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The Moment I Realized I Didn’t See the Woman Who Cleans My Home as a Person

She’s become “the cleaning lady.”

Photo by JESHOOTS.COM on Unsplash

In the waiting area for my first mammogram (hello forty!), I sat across from the woman who cleans my home. It took me a minute to register that it was her. Still not 100% sure, I apprehensively said, “Nina?” and not in the artificial way that accompanies the obligatory hello. I was…

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Elizabeth Eve

Elizabeth Eve

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Forever a work in progress. Writing about pets, body image, self, and other reflections. Always written with vulnerability and authenticity.